BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY PERCY 3RD EARL NORTHUMBERLAND 1421-1461

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On 25 Jul 1421 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville

In 1444 Anne Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings

Around 1447 Eleanor Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings

Around 1447 Margaret Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings

On 23 Oct 1448 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was captured at Gretna Green during the Battle of Sark: England

Before 1449 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings were married

Around 1449 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings

On 22 May 1455 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland succeeded 3rd Earl Northumberland (1C 1377)

On 24 Mar 1458 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier presided at Westminster Abbey during the Loveday. John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford, Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury, Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury, Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset, Richard York 3rd Duke York, Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland, Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont and Margaret Valois-Anjou attended in an attempt to reconcile the Lancastrian and Yorkist factions.

In 1460 Elizabeth Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings

On 30 Dec 1460 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland commanded the central battle at Sandal Castle during the Battle of Wakefield: Lancaster

On 30 Dec 1460 William Gascoigne was knighted by Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland at Sandal Castle during the Battle of Wakefield: Lancaster

On 17 Feb 1461 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland fought at St Albans during the Second Battle of St Albans: Lancaster

On 29 Mar 1461 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was killed at Towton during the Battle of Towton: Lancaster

After 29 Mar 1461 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was buried at St Deny's Church

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland

GrandFather: Henry Percy

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

5G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandMother: Maud Clare

3G GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

5G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster

5G GrandMother: Blanche Capet

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

5G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

5G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

2G GrandMother: Margaret Neville

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Robert Neville

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

5G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley

5G GrandFather: James Audley

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer

2G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March

5G GrandMother: Joan Geneville

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere

5G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

5G GrandMother: Margaret Clare

3G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

4G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury

5G GrandFather: William Montagu 2nd Baron Montagu

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Montfort

4G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison

5G GrandFather: William Grandison

5G GrandMother: Sibylla Tregoz

2G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster

3G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

5G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandMother: Joan Valois

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster

4G GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: John Burgh

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Clare

4G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

5G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Mother: Eleanor Neville

GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Robert Neville

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

5G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley

5G GrandFather: James Audley

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

5G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

5G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare

5G GrandFather: Thomas Clare

5G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald

GrandMother: Joan Beaufort

2G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois

5G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles Roet